Sheep, Lambs, Flock…

These are included in Other Names for the Disciples of Jesus Christ.

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Related words:  ewe, flock, lamb, sheep

Luke 12:32

John 10:27, 28

John 21:15-17

1 Peter 5:2, 3

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2 Samuel 7:8 (parallel to 1 Chronicles 17:7) –  “…”I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be ruler over My people Israel.'”  –  The word “sheep” here refers to the people of God only by implication.

1 Chronicles 17:7 (parallel to 2 Samuel 7:8)  –  “…’I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be leader over My people Israel.”  –  See note on 2 Samuel 7:8 above.

Psalm 79:13  –  “So we Your people and the sheep of Your pasture…”

Psalm 95:7  –  “…we are the people of His pasture and the sheep of His hand.”

Psalm 100:3  –  “…We are His people and the sheep of His pasture.”

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